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Cowboys RB outlook: Just how good can Ezekiel Elliott and Co. make their encore?

Editor's note: SportsDay Cowboys insider Kate Hairopoulos broke down each of the team's position groups ahead of training camp. This installation, analyzing the Cowboys running backs, is the second of the series.Running backOn the roster: Ezekiel Elliott, Darren McFadden, Alfred Morris, Jahad Thomas, Keith Smith (fullback), Rod Smith (fullback)2016 recap: The Cowboys envisioned Elliott using his physical running style to dominate behind Dallas' mighty offensive line and re-establishing an identity as a team that can and will run the ball and wear down opponents. The No. 4 overall draft pick...

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Why RB Darren McFadden’s Health Matters To The Cowboys

It’s been a tough calendar year for Dallas Cowboys running back Darren McFadden. After his employer signed and drafted players at his position in 2016, McFadden then broke his elbow over Memorial Day Weekend. After missing most of the 2016 regular season, McFadden went into this offseason expecting a quiet few months off. Instead, it was reported that some of his own family members had been injured in a night club shooting in Little Rock, Arkansas. So, yes, McFadden has had a rough go-of-it personally lately, but I am of the opinion he is about to have an impressive professional season. Of...

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Dallas Cowboys: Don't overlook Darren McFadden in 2017

Darren McFadden wont lead the Dallas Cowboys in rushing in 2017, but he still has a pivotal role to play for the offenseTwo seasons ago when the Dallas Cowboys were struggling with quarterback injuries and just a bad year of football in 2015. However, they had one plus on the roster, as runn...

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Cowboys player profiles: Despite only 87 yards rushing in 2016, Dallas is confident in Darren McFadden as Zeke's backup

Darren McFadden Position: RB Size: 6-1, 220 Age when season starts: 30 College: Arkansas Drafted: 1st round (No. 4 overall) in 2008 Experience: 10th year Contract status: Signed through 2017 2016 recap: McFadden's season took a bad turn before it even began. He slipped and fell by the pool during Memorial Day weekend and broke his right elbow. He opened the season on the injured/non football injury list and stayed there until mid-December. When McFadden returned he immediately moved past Alfred Morris as the team's No. 2 running back behind Ezekiel Elliott. He finished with 24...